HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Graduate Nurse or Registered Nurse ICU / FT Nights in El Paso, Texas

POSITION SUMMARY: To provide professional nursing care to patients utilizing the nursing process. To collaborate with other members of the health care delivery team including physicians, to deliver quality health care.

*POPULATION SERVED*: Core competencies will be assessed primarily on the following patient population(s) served:acute medical/surgical care of diseases and conditions including but not limited to: cardiovascular, pulmonary, neuro, GI, GU, GYN, skeletal/muscular, renal, ortho conditions and diseases including but not limited to: AMI, CAD, PVD, CVA/TIA, COPD, CHF, shock, sepsis, renal failure and metabolic disorders.

1. Demonstrates knowledge and application of the nursing process. 2. Participates and cooperates in the unit based Quality Improvement processes. 3. Supports, maintains and provides an environment which is supportive of quality patient care through effective use of resources and personnel. 4. Practices, develops and endorses customer service skills in relationships with internal and external customers. 5. Serves as the patient and family advocate with respect to the patients right to privacy by protecting confidential information. 6. Plans and implements patient care and teaching based on a total assessment and the age of the patient. 7. Evaluates and documents patient response; monitors and recognizes changes in physiological and psychosocial status; takes appropriate action based on assessment of the patient. 8. Other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED: (list required and preferred separately) REQUIRED § MinimumCollege: Associate Degree, Diploma in Nursing, or BSN.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: (list required and preferred separately) PREFERRED § CCRN preferred § S.T.A.B.L.E. preferred § NRP preferred REQUIRED § Current RN licensure in Texas or compact state. BCLS certified required. § ACLS upon hire or transfer into unit (Exception: GN must obtain within six (6) months from date of hire or transfer into unit. § Certifications must be kept current as documented on card.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED: (list required and preferred separately) PREFERRED § Acute care experience.

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES: PREFERRED § Reads and writes Basic English with the basic skills necessary to transcribe physician's orders. § Knowledge of body substance isolation. § Ability to listen, empathize and respond to patient, family, internal and external partners needs.

Title: Graduate Nurse or Registered Nurse ICU / FT Nights

Location: Texas-El Paso-Del Sol Medical Center - El Paso

Requisition ID: 01512-16551